Vancouver, British Columbia—(Newsfile Corp. – August 10, 2023)—Plurilock Security Inc. (TSXV: PLUR) (OTCQB: PLCKF) and related subsidiaries (“Plurilock” or the “Company”), an identity-centric cybersecurity solutions provider for workforces, is pleased to announce that the Company has signed a US$393,000 contract for a project to provide cybersecurity solutions to a California state critical infrastructure agency (the ‘Customer’) for a period of 1 year.
“We are pleased to announce a new contract with a California state agency,” said Ian L. Paterson, CEO of Plurilock. “Cyber criminals continue to pose a threat to government agencies, which has led to substantial disruptions and damages within the public sector. The result has been a steady and growing demand for innovative cybersecurity products that we intend to deliver so organizations across various key industry verticals can strengthen their cyber defenses.”
The State of Critical Infrastructure in the United States
According to the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, critical infrastructures are regarded as essential to the stability of a nation and as a result, protecting this sector is integral to a country’s health.1 In May 2023, the U.S. and international cybersecurity authorities issued a joint Cybersecurity Advisory, highlighting that a foreign state-sponsored hack group could target U.S. critical infrastructure sectors as well as other sectors worldwide.2 This latest development underscores the need for cybersecurity solutions within the critical infrastructure sector.
Plurilock secures workforces in the age of AI through its Plurilock AI platform, delivering advanced identity, data safety, and guard rails to safely implement AI solutions to commercial and government customers worldwide. With patented artificial intelligence and patented real-time identity confirmation technology, Plurilock AI enables zero-trust architecture and identity threat detection and response capabilities for regulated organizations with remote workforces. Through its Solutions Division, Plurilock aggregates world-class IT services and brings a comprehensive line of products that enable teams across North America and the globe to compute safely in a remote work world.
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Ian L. Paterson
Chief Executive Officer
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